Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis can be presenting manifestation of breast carcinoma.

  title={Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis can be presenting manifestation of breast carcinoma.},
  author={Gorana Mandi{\'c} Stojmenovi{\'c} and Aleksandra M Pavlovic and Milica Skender Gazibara and Danica Mile Grujicic and Aleksandra P Radoji{\vc}i{\'c} and Nadezda Covickovi{\'c} Sterni{\'c}},
  journal={Vojnosanitetski pregled},
  volume={73 3},
INTRODUCTION Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis (LC) is a serious complication occuring in solid cancer patients with rather poor prognosis. CASE REPORT We presented a 47-year-old woman with the 6-month history of diffuse headache, nausea and visual obscuration. Initially, clinical status and brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) indicated syndrome of idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Due to clinical progression and high papillary stasis, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) examination was performed… CONTINUE READING
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